The Fire Ants
The fire ants were making Dex angry and he is only too glad when you ask him to sort things out.
Dex can't talk with insects so instead, with his open hand, he hits out at the fire ants hiding in your clothes.
Unfortunately, Dex is very strong and his actions end up hurting you more than the fire ants!
You quickly ask him to stop and consider who else might help: